Coin of Tabala with bust of Senate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211 (?)


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Tabala

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.29 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1197

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Senate to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: River-god Hermos reclines to left, holdiing cornucopia in left hand, reed in right. Behind, inverted vase from which water flows.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour